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Essay Writing for Admissions into Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Admission Essay Writing:

Topic: "The best method is one which you have derived through your very own careful process of formulation, try-out, revision, and refinement" (Brown, 2002).  Write a two-page essay that includes:

A. First, a critical discussion of this statement.

B. Second, a description of your own ESOL/EFL methodology which includes your views/theory about: 
     1) What languages is,
     2) How a second language is acquired, and how it can be effectively taught. (20 points: 8 points for discussing/explaining the statement, 12 points
         for describing your theory and practice).